Scholarships

International House has a range of scholarships and bursaries for new and continuing students, to help alleviate some of the costs
associated with living away from home.

  • Click here to see our list of new undergraduate scholarships

    Scholarship Amount and durationEligibility
    Dawn Wade Scholarship Full fee 
    ($28,000 p.a.) for 3 years.
    • Australian citizen from a rural or regional location
    • Applied for the first year University of Melbourne Bachelor of Commerce through VTAC
    • Applied for a Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area
    • Preference is given to students who have indicated on a SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background
    • More information
    • Online application required.

    Apply Now

    Clifford Family Scholarship

    Half fee ($14,000 p.a.) for 3 years.
    There are three available.

    • Australian citizen from rural or regional Victoria
    • Applied for the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on their SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background,* and
    • Applied for a first year University of Melbourne Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Biomedicine degree.
    William Buckland Foundation Resident Scholarship ProgramTotal of $40,000, paid over 3 years as annual college fee remissions.
    • Full time Bachelor of Agriculture student at the University of Melbourne
    • Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident
    • Currently lives in a rural or regional area of Victoria
    • Provide evidence of disadvantaged financial background, and
    • Be commencing university studies at the University of Melbourne for the first time.

      For more details on eligibility and selection criteria for this scholarship, please go to http://go.unimelb.edu.au/qjb6

    Apply Now

    Charles Tseng Scholarship Half fee ($14,000 p.a.) for 2 years.
    • Australian citizen from rural or regional Victoria
    • Applied for the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area, and
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on their SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background.*
    Commerce at International House Scholarship Full fee 
    ($28,000)
    for 1 year. (there are two available)
    • Australian citizen from rural or regional Victoria
    • Applied for the first year University of Melbourne Bachelor of Commerce through VTAC
    • Applied for a Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on the SEAS application they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background
    • More information
    • Online application required.

    Apply Now

    Mavis Jackson Academic Potential Entrance Scholarship (International Students) Half fee ($14,000)
    for 1 year.
    • International student, and
    • Applicant with the highest academic result from their final year of secondary education.
    Weickhardt Academic Potential Entrance Scholarship  Half fee ($14,000)
    for 1 year.
    • Australian student, and
    • Applicant with the highest academic result from their final year of secondary education.

    Mavis Jackson Academic Entrance Scholarship
    (Australian Students)

    Quarter fee ($7,000) for 1 year.

    There are two available.
    • Australian citizen
    • Demonstrable financial need, and
    • Demonstrable history of involvement in school and / or the local community.*
    1964 Alumni Scholarship $4,000 (one-off bursary)
    • Australian citizen from rural or regional Victoria
    • Applied for the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area, and
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on their SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background.*
    *Although not a primary criterion, the selection committee may consider applicants’ final high school results when selecting for this scholarship.
Angus Mitchell Library

Scholarships Application

Once you have applied for a residential place at International House, you can download, complete and submit this form to apply for an IH scholarship.*  Please follow the instructions on the form carefully.

*If you are applying for the Dawn Wade Scholarship, the Commerce at International House Scholarship, the Paul Wheetlton Scholarship or the William Buckland Scholarship Program please apply via the 'Apply Now' links in the scholarship table above.

Applications for Semester 1 2019 residential places are now open.

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